Mepkin Tree

Do You Trust Me?

In my heart of hearts I know Jesus asks me that question every single day…multiple times a day. The easy, nearly automatic answer is, “Yes, of course.” But when I’m really honest with myself, I think that’s just the answer I know He wants to hear. Last night I realized that the truth is that […]


Is That Me?

As a young Catholic and semi-recent college graduate (May 2011 from MTSU), the question that looms over my head is, “Is that REALLY me?” Transitions are never easy. Whether large or small, transitions are something with which I struggle. I know that if I struggle with this, I am not the only one. I moved […]

heart on fire

Love, Wind, and Fire

People say that absence makes the heart grow fonder. People who say that are people I normally would like to punch. Even if the saying is true does that really make absence fun or enjoyable? I think not. So rather than punch those people who say that cliche, I prefer to think of absence in […]

Puppies and Papa; You have a perfect Father who is seeking you!

“For you, O Lord, are my hope, my trust, O Lord, from my youth. Upon you I have leaned from my birth, from my mother’s womb, you have been my strength. My praise is continually of you.” Psalm 71:5-6 Some of us learned to depend on God from conception. Perhaps our mother’s pregnancy was complicated […]

My Future Spouse

I love him.  I may not even know who he is, but I love him.   Maybe that sounds silly, but who ever it is that God has chosen for me…he’s out there.  How could I possibly love him if I don’t even know that I know him?  I may not be able to put […]